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Movie making is only for people who are crazy. If that’s not you, don’t worry. The physical, financial, and psychological stress of this particular...

Why Indie Filmmakers Should Be The Next Great Screenwriters, And Why They Are Not

WHY INDIE FILMMAKERS SHOULD BE THE NEXT GREAT SCREENWRITERS, AND WHY THEY AREN’T   This week, I attached an exciting new producer to my screenplay Smoke...

The Rise of the Political Filmmaker by Marty Lang

    The title of indie filmmaker infers many roles. Worker. Leader. Psychiatrist. Conflict mediator. (And many times, financier.) When my friends and I decided to...

Another Damn Film Or Bust by Jayce Bartok

  Have you ever wanted to make a movie so bad you could taste it? My name is Jayce Bartok, and I am an actor....

Thinking About Lost (And Found) Opportunities For Indie Film by Ted Hope

Tic-Toc: Thinking About Generations & Opportunity (Pt. 1 of 3)   I graduated from high school in 1980, the year often associated with when the Hollywood...

Social Media and the Myth of the Master

Update: 01/17/11 IRONY ALERT! After posting this article I was followed by several"Social Media Experts" via automated keyword Bots. They obviously never read the article;)...

Nobody Filmmaking by Filmmaker Christopher J. Boghosian

Nobody Filmmaking by Filmmaker Christopher J. Boghosian   I’m a nobody filmmaker: I don’t have a recognizable name nor a recognizable film. In essence, most of...

Making Our DIY Moment Matter by Zachary Levy

Aw man, I am thinking. Last Thursday’s New York Times is up on my computer screen and I’m looking at the virtual front page,...

Lucas McNelly – A Year Without Rent

Earlier this year, I made a film in the middle of nowhere called UP COUNTRY, a thriller about a fishing trip gone wrong, set...

5 Crowdfunding Tips That Sound Like Common Sense (….but are often missed)

As I write this, I am 56% of the way to reaching the funds requested for my second consecutive film-related crowd funding endeavor. The...
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